Incomplete contents: Introduction -- "Wild and improbable narratives": Standish O'Grady's History of Ireland / Gregory Castle -- Part one. From Standish O'Grady's History of Ireland. History of Ireland: Introductions; History of Ulster, Tempore Cuculain; Cuculain and the Red Branch; Cuculain, Son of Sualtam; Boyhood of Cuculain; Cuculain Is Knighted; The Donn Cooalney; Only a Name; The Crown Taw; The Affliction of Cuculain; Cuculain and Emer; The Contest for the Championship; Lu Lam-fada Mac Æthleen; ¿???????? Conculain; In the City of Ath-a-Cliah; The Last Hosting against Cuculain; Flight to Emain Macha; Cuculain Hears the Singing of Mac Manar; The End -- Part two. Essays. Fleshing dry bones: O'Grady's sensory revivalism / Renée Fox -- Lost (and found) in translation: the masculinity of O'Grady's Cuculain / Joseph Valente; Honor, individuality, and nationhood in O'Grady's Cuculain narrative / Michael McAteer; Cuc(h)ulain in bronze: the afterlife of a republican icon / Patrick Bixby -- Timeline -- Glossary.Notes:
Includes the Cuchulain stories from Standish's History of Ireland along with recent critical commentaries.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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